Boston Fed sued by ex-employee who alleges pay discrimination

In a new lawsuit, a former auditor at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston claimed she was fired after complaining she was paid less than her male colleagues for years despite stellar performance reviews and a heavy workload. The ex-employee, Cynthi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2020

Ex-Kraken Employee Alleges ‘Unethical and Illegal Tactics’ in Discrimination Lawsuit

The cryptocurrency exchange is being sued by an ex-employee who alleges the company unfairly fired him for raising serious issues with its business practices......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskDec 18th, 2019

Google employee alleges discrimination while she was pregnant

Google is facing yet another human resources challenge after an employee posted a message on an internal message board accusing the company of discriminating against her when she was pregnant. The woman posted the 2,500-word memo about why she di.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 12th, 2019

Former OP Buffalo Wild Wings employee sues for racial discrimination

A former employee at an Overland Park Buffalo Wild Wings is suing the company for promoting a racially hostile work environment. The federal lawsuit filed Monday also alleges racial discrimination, age discrimination, discrimination based on a disability.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 22nd, 2019

2 nurses sue Boston hospital alleging racial discrimination

Two Haitian-American nurses have sued Boston's prestigious Brigham and Women's Hospital, one alleging she was denied a promotion because she is black and the other saying management retaliated against her for standing up for her colleague......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 30th, 2018

Former employee sues Uber for sexual harassment

Uber eliminated its forced arbitration policy for survivors of sexual assault and harassment. It is now being sued by one former employee for sexual harassment and discrimination......»»

Category: topSource: cnnMay 21st, 2018

Nike ‘Devalued and Demeaned’ Female Employees, Lawsuit Alleges

The lawsuit, filed Thursday in federal court in Portland, Oregon, seeks class-action status. Nike Inc. was sued for sexual discrimination by former female employees who say women were “devalu.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 11th, 2018

IBM sued for age discrimination after thousands of older workers laid off

The lawsuit alleges the plaintiffs are among thousands of IBM employees to be laid off recently as the result of a shift to recr.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodaySep 18th, 2018

Former Southwest employee alleges racial discrimination, Dallas News says

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallSep 20th, 2018

United Therapeutics, CEO"s daughter sued for sexual harassment

A former employee of United Therapeutics Corp. has sued the company and Jenesis Rothblatt, a senior executive and the daughter of CEO Martine Rothblatt, for sexual harassment, sex discrimination and a hostile work environment. The suit, filed Sept. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 26th, 2018

Will my employee accuse me of discrimination for firing him? Ask HR

There is no basis for treating employees in protected categories differently when deciding if they should be fired for failure to .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 18th, 2020

Police body camera maker Axon sues U.S. Federal Trade Commission amid antitrust probe

Axon Enterprise Inc on Friday sued the U.S. Federal Trade Commission in a bid to have potential antitrust litigation heard in a federal district court and not in an internal FTC process, which it alleges is biased toward regulators......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 3rd, 2020

Sanofi Genzyme employee identified as woman in apparent murder-suicide

The mother implicated in what District Attorney Rachael Rollins said was “likely a double murder-suicide” in Boston on Christmas Day was a Sanofi Genzyme employee, the company confirmed Thursday. A 40-year-old West Roxbury resident named Erin Pa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 26th, 2019

Southwest can be sued for bumping passenger who spoke Arabic: U.S. judge

A federal judge on Thursday rejected Southwest Airlines Co's bid to dismiss a discrimination lawsuit by an American of Iraqi descent who was removed from a 2016 flight after another passenger heard him speak in Arabic and feared he might be a terrorist......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 19th, 2019

Another fired Google engineer alleges retaliation for union activity

Kathryn Spiers created software that showed a pop-up message when employees on company networks looked at the website of IRI Consultants or when they reviewed a company employee rule book......»»

Category: topSource: washpostDec 17th, 2019

Howard hospital sued over claims of retaliation against former staffer

The suit alleges that the plaintiff “was discharged because of her lawful efforts to stop one or more violations of the False Claims Act.”.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 9th, 2019

Ex-Juul employee files lawsuit alleging sexual harassment at e-cigarette company

An ex-employee of Juul Labs has sued the company for alleged sexual harassment that she experienced and a lack of corrective action by company management after she reported the misbehavior. The complaint was filed Dec. 2 in San Francisco Superi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 5th, 2019

Administrative law judge hears opening statements in Oracle pay discrimination suit

A judge in San Francisco heard opening statements Thursday in a hearing around the Department of Labor’s lawsuit against Oracle Corp., which alleges that the Redwood City software giant underpaid women, Asians and black workers by $401 million over.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 5th, 2019

Facebook sues ILikeAd, alleges ad fraud

Facebook Inc on Thursday sued a Hong Kong company that it said baited people into clicking on celebrities' photos and bogus advertising links, so it could install malware and run ads for counterfeit goods, diet pills and male enhancement supplements......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 5th, 2019

Facing racial discrimination in the workplace? Ask HR

If an employee is facing discrimination, HR can conduct an investigation, guard against retaliation, and determine if an.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayNov 26th, 2019

General Motors sues Chrysler Fiat for racketeering, corruption and fraud

General Motors Co. on Wednesday sued Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, alleging racketeering, corruption and fraud charges. Detroit-based GM alleges that Auburn Hills, Michigan-based Fiat Chrysler paid millions of dollars in bribes to corrupt the labor barg.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 20th, 2019